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Saturday, May 25, 2024

ASUCD Senate Briefs

ASUCD Senate meetings are scheduled to begin Thursdays at 6:10 p.m. Times listed are according to the clock at the Sept. 25 meeting location, the Memorial Union’s Mee Room.


Meeting started at 6:09 p.m.


Ivan Carillo, ASUCD president, not present

Molly Fluent, ASUCD vice-president, present

Erica Oropeza ASUCD senator pro tempore, present

Andrew Bianchi, ASUCD senator, present

Sergio Blanco, ASUCD senator, present

Joe Chatham, ASUCD senator, present

Chris Dietrich, ASUCD senator, present

Lula Ahmed-Falol, ASUCD senator, present

Rebecca Lovell, ASUCD senator, present

Chad Roberts, ASUCD senator, present

Jesse Rosales, ASUCD senator, arrived late at 6:14 p.m.

Ramneek Saini, ASUCD senator, present

Rebecca Schwartz, ASUCD senator, present

Tracy Zeng, ASUCD senator, present


Appointments and confirmations


Erica Oropeza was elected senator pro tempore, 8:2:1.


Business and Finance Commission

Daniel Harry, Jon Fitsos, Don Ho, Don Gibson and Steven Chen


Internal Affairs Commission

Kevin Massoudi, Andrew Saetern, Andrew Kim, Russell Manning, Melissa Whitney and Greg Webb


External Affairs Commission

Monisha Newbon, chair


Gender and Sexuality Commission

Jennifer Castanova


External Affairs Commission

Shayna Lesovoy, Heather Belfor, Miriam Todd, Gianni Roses and Mary Tau



Paul Harms, controller, discussed the new budget report that will appear online and spoke of surplus and deficit highlights.


Public discussion

Don Gibson of the Davis College Democrats said they will be registering voters on the Quad from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. this week.


Max Mikalonis announced that 68 UC Davis students are going to Washington D.C. to volunteer for the Barack Obama campaign.


Public announcements

Environmental Planning and Policy commission has positions available online at ucdavis.edu/jobs


Oropeza announced the Cross Cultural Center’s Cultural Café event Sept. 30 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Cross Cultural Center.


A representative from the city of Davis announced the low-carbon diet program which is looking for 100 households to participate and will officially be announced on Oct. 12.

Meeting adjourned at 7:40 P.M.


ANGELA RUGGIERO can be reached at campus@californiaaggie.com. 


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